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SEPTEMBER 2019

 

MIXED MEDIA w/ ALLISON RENSHAW

Adult 18+ | Tuesdays, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Sep 10, 17, 24 Oct 1, 8, 15

COST | $270 for Lux Members | $300 for guests

Through the use of a variety of mediums, students will create artwork that reflects a personal narrative using collage, mixedmedia, and painting. The class will introduce different forms of image transfer techniques while exploring color, composition and a variety of other formal art subjects.  

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OIL PAINTING W/ VICKY WALSH

Adult 18+ | Wednesdays, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

September 11, 18, 25 Oct 2, 9, 16  

COST | $270 for Lux Members | $300 for guests

Students will learn color mixing, brushwork, color theory, knowledge of composition and aesthetic harmony with clear and personally designed instructions. Students can expect to build skills and confidence in oil painting as well as a systematic approach to palette creation. 

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EXPLORING MIXED MEDIA & ENCAUSTIC w/ SUSAN WICKSTRAND

Adult 18+ | Thursdays, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

September 12, 19, 26 Oct 3, 10, 17 

COST | $270 for Lux Members | $300 for guests

Using a wide range of mixed media students will examine the relevance of collage, mixed media and encaustic. This class will include a brief overview of the basic encaustic skills, teach aspects of design, composition, layering, painting and the application of layered sealing. 

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Drawing I w/ Allison Renshaw

Adult 18+ | Thursdays, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

September 12, 19, 26 Oct 3, 10, 17 

COST | $270 for Lux Members | $300 for guests

Students will learn the fundamentals of drawing skills with dynamic comprehensive training. Contour, shading, color, ink wash, and other approaches to drawing will be utilized. 

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CERAMICS LAB MEMBERSHIP

Adult 18+ | Monday & Wednesday, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Sep 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 30 Oct, 2, 7 , 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30 

COST | $420

Practice the skills you have learned in class and explore new possibilities with a Ceramics Lab Membership. No instruction is provided during open lab sessions, but our lab technician/monitor will be present to answer questions, manage safety, and provide support. 

The studio provides new brent wheels, extruder, slab roller and plenty of space to let your creativity thrive. You can sign up for a consecutive eight-week session of ceramics lab membership and visit the lab for up to 8 hours per week. You are free to come and go at your convenience during the times and dates listed above. Limit four bags of clay per eight-week session. Limited to 16 community members.

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NEW! SCULPTURE TECHNIQUE METHODS

Adult 18+ | Wednesdays, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

September 11, 18, 25 Oct 2, 9, 16  

COST | $270 for Lux Local Members & above | $300 for guests

Students will learn how to manipulate and capture three-dimensional objects using traditional and non-traditional materials. They will also analyze other works of sculpture through experimentation, discussion, and critique. Materials included. 

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WHEEL THROWING I

Adult 18+ | Tuesday, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

September 10, 17, 24 Oct 1, 8, 15 

COST | $270 for Lux Members | $300 for guests

Learn the essentials of creating functional and sculptural ceramics on a potter's wheel. Students will be taught all aspects of wheel throwing, firing, and glazing. This course will help in promoting access to and understanding of the importance of ceramic arts while encouraging exploration, and self-expression. Open to all skill levels.

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WHEEL THROWING I & II

Adult 18+ | Thursday, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Sept 12, 19, 26, Oct 3, 10, 17 

COST | $270 for Lux Members | $300 for guests

Further exploration of the ceramic process will introduce more complex ways of making larger pieces of clay and more difficult shapes – bigger, higher, rounder and narrower – are taught. Learn specific types of closed forms and multi-parted vessels. Continue to develop personal expression, aesthetic, technical competency and craft in the functional and sculptural ceramic art form. 

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HAND BUILDING I

Adult 18+ | Thursdays, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

September 12, 19, 26 Oct 3, 10, 17 

COST | $270 for Lux Members | $300 for guests

Students will learn basic hand-building techniques using the slab roller and coil building. Students will learn a variety of surface decorations methods to include in their works. Great class for those who want to work independently and or with assistance from the instructor. 

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NEW! ART APPRECIATION I(CLOSED)

Adult 18+ | Thursdays, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

September 12, 19, 26 Oct 3, 10, 17 

COST | $270 for Lux Members | $300 for guests

Through an exploration of visual art forms and their cultural connections students will learn and expand their experience in the visual arts. This course is the first step a broader view of art history, and the function of art in society. It is a course designed to understand art processes and visual vocabulary. (No previous knowledge is required) 

 

COMMUNITY TOURS

Take advantage of the unique opportunity to explore art through an open dialogue with trained Lux Liaisons. Liaisons are on hand to the general public during open hours, or available for reserved guided tours. We offer a range of tour experiences to serve the public: pre-K through 8th grade school groups, high school and college student groups, and adult community groups.

Groups are welcome during open gallery hours (Thursdays, 1:00pm-5:00pm). We kindly ask that you book at least one week in advance.

 

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Elegante: Lux After Dark

SEP28

Saturday
VIP Reception 5PM - 6PM | Party & Dinner 6PM - 10PM

Elegante: Lux After Dark

Studio Series: Fabiola Jean-Louis

OCT4

Friday
6pm – 9pm

Reception & Artist Talk: Remington

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Friday
6pm – 9pm

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NOV15

Friday
7pm - 9pm

Art & Stories Series: Judy Tuwaletstiwa

NOV22

Friday
6pm – 9pm

Studio Series: Judy Tuwaletstiwa

DEC13

Friday
6pm – 9pm

Opening Reception: Chiachio and Giannone

JAN24

Friday
7:00pm–9:00pm

Art & Stories Series: Chiachio & Giannone

FEB7

Friday
6pm – 9pm

Studio Series: Chiachio & Giannone

FEB21

Friday
6pm – 9pm